Jacqueline Jill Collins OBE better known as Jackie Collins was an English actress and romance novelist. She published 32 novels, all of them New York Times bestsellers. Her books have been translated into 40 languages and have sold over 500 million copies. She was Dame Joan Collins’ younger sister. How many relationships does she have to deal with? Come down to learn more about Jackie Collins’ spouse and the circumstances surrounding his death. You are also able to know how much is her net worth as of today?
All you know about Jackie Collins husband and their death reason below
3rd marriage: What is her reaction after her husband’s death?
Collins engaged Frank Calcagnini, a Los Angeles business executive who died of a brain tumor in 1998, in 1994. Both the lovers did not get married till Jackie Collins husband died in 1998 but they have been engaged for 4 years. “Celebrating their lives, rather than concentrating on their deaths,” she added, helped her get through the traumas of losing two dear ones.
2nd marriage: How many children does the couple have?
Collins married for the second time in 1965, to Oscar Lerman, the owner of the American art gallery and nightclub (Ad-Lib and Tramp), who was 18 years her elder. The ceremony was held at the house of her sister Joan and her then-husband, Anthony Newley. Tiffany (born 1967) and Rory (born 1969) were Collins and Lerman’s two daughters (born 1969). Tracy Collins, Collins’ daughter from a previous marriage, was also adopted by Lerman. Lerman died of prostate cancer in 1992.
Who is the first spouse of the Novelist? When and how Jackie Collins husband died?
Collins was a dual citizen, having been born in the United Kingdom and raised in the United States (by naturalization, from 6 May 1960). Wallace Austin was her first spouse, whom she married in 1960 and divorced in 1964. Austin’s addiction to medications prescribed for manic mania led to their divorce, and he died of a planned overdose a year after they divorced. Tracy, the couple’s only child, was born in 1961.
Would Novelist has furthermore relationships after Jackie Collins husband Frank Calcagnini’s death?
Collins remarked in 2011 when asked if she was dating someone, “I have a boyfriend for every occasion,” adding, “I have a man for every occasion.” But we do not have further information about her relationship after her husband’s death in 1998.
When did Collins die? What is the reason behind her death?
Collins died of breast cancer on September 19, 2015, two weeks before her 78th birthday. She had been diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer more than six years prior to her death, but she kept her disease to herself almost exclusively. She apparently informed her sister Joan Collins two weeks before her death and traveled from Los Angeles to London nine days before her death to participate in the ITV chat show Loose Women.
Jackie Collins net worth and assets
Jackie Collins was an English romance novelist who died in 2015 with an estimated net worth of $180 million. Her best-selling romance novels have made her a household name. Jackie Collins sold over 500 million books globally over her career.
Her Bel-Air home sold for more than $5 million, and her Beverly Hills home sold for $21 million after she died.
Quick facts about Jackie Collins
|Full Real Name|
Jacqueline Jill Collins OBE
|Birthday||4 October 1937|
|Death||19 September 2015(78 years)|
|Place of Birth||Hampstead, London, United Kingdom|
|Profession||Author, Novelist, Actress|
|Net worth||$180 million|
|Spouse/Boyfriend||Oscar Lerman(m.1965-1992), Wallace Austin(m. 1960-1964), Frank Calcagnini(engaged 1994-1998, his death)|
|Parents||Joseph William Collins, Elsa Bessant|
|School/College||Francis Holland School, Sloane Square|